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February 6, 1800 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons James McHenry Simmons asks the Secretary at War to determine the propriety of Doctor Charles Brown's charges for treating sick Indians during the Greenville Treaty.
December 12, 1799 Account of Dr. Charles Brown James McHenry William Simmons Dr. Charles Brown, Surgeon of the First Regiment of Artillerists and Engineers, should be instructed as to what vouchers or evidence is necessary for his claim to be acted upon.
March 6, 1800 Claim for extra compensation; Doctor Brown William Simmons James McHenry Claim for extra compensation; $815 to Doctor Charles Brown for attendance on sick Indians, and for rent of a house to treat sick Indians, with an extra charge attending Indians during the Treaty of Greenville, as stated by agreements with Generals Wayne and Wilkinson. Simmons goes on to question whether the claim is sufficiently substantiated, especially since at the time Dr. Brown was on the...
May 26, 1795 The Pay of Charles Brown Daniel Stevens Joseph Howell Stevens has received the $42 remitted to him by the Treasurer and has paid same to the agent at George Town, Charles Brown.
March 10, 1798 Compensation of Dr. Charles Brown for His Services to the Indians Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Letter, asks for info re compensation for Dr. Charles Brown's services to the Indians; alludes to Anthony Wayne's campaign.
November 18, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Charles Brown William Simmons Charles Brown William Simmons informs Charles Brown that the receipt of Mr. Desaussures was received.
April 27, 1793 Regarding Accounts and Supplies Samuel Hodgdon James O'Hara Mentions bills and remittances; Captain Prior. Hopes that Doctor Brown's pay is agreeable to draft. Is preparing supplies for current year.
February 20, 1799 Experiment on a Type of Medicinal Plant [not available] Samuel Hodgdon Doctor Brown asks to remain in Detroit so he can continue his experiments on some plants that the Indians claim have medicinal value.
September 28, 1796 Description of Detroit Doctor Charles Brown Samuel Hodgdon Delayed writing Hodgdon in hopes of visiting him, just received news Brown cannot leave Detroit. Describes Detroit, its inhabitants as mostly French with some Scottish merchants. Will procure a fox skin for Mrs. Hodgdon next spring. Mentioned Dr. Barton never received Brown's letter and collection of plants from Fort Jefferson. Supposed rebels in Pittsburgh destroyed them.
December 9, 1799 Compensation of Doctor Brown Doctor Charles Brown James McHenry Dr. Charles Brown complains to Secretary McHenry that he was promised compensation for his many services providing medical care for the Indian prisoners, including renting a house for their care, and has yet to be paid.
March 27, 1795 Sum to be Transmitted to Charles Brown Joseph Howell Daniel Stevens The Treasurer will remit to Stevens a sum advanced by Charles Brown, agent for procuring materials for the fortifications at George Town, to Paul Hyacinte Perault, Temporary Engineer. That sum will be paid to Mr. Brown, for which a receipt will be transmitted.
May 4, 1793 Remittances, Payments, Shipments of Goods Samuel Hodgdon James O'Hara Reports on receipt of money and warrants. Makes mention of Captain Prior, Doctor Brown and Indian goods sent.
June 13, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Richard Harrison Simmons forwards the vouchers of Charles Brown to Richard Harrison. Brown is the agent for the fortifications at Georgetown.
March 27, 1795 Replacing the Sum Advanced to Paul Perault Joseph Howell [not available] A sum will be advanced to Charles Brown, Collector at George Town, to replace the amount advanced by him to Paul Hyacinte Perualt, Engineer, for which a receipt will be reaquired.
February 9, 1796 Friendly Greetings Doctor Charles Brown Samuel Hodgdon Dr. Charles Brown mentions in a brief letter that Hodgdon's friend Jones has paid the money owed him, that he is busy since many are on furlough, and that he hopes the General [Wayne?] will return soon.
September 20, 1797 Cited letter or document, to William Simmons [not available] William Simmons Letter, CITATION Only. Cited in Simmons to Brown, 10/19/1797.
March 26, 1800 Dr. Brown's Traveling Expenses James McHenry William Simmons Dr. Brown is entitled to one servants, thus he should be allowed to include his servant in his traveling expenses from Detroit.
February 9, 1793 Money Advanced to Doctors Balfour & Brown Joseph Howell Caleb Swan The money Howell had advanced to the accounts of Dr. George Balfour and Dr. Charles Brown, being deducted from his estimate, cannot be considered as money in Swan's hands to be appropriated to their use until Howell's payment is deducted.
September 24, 1794 Duplicate Receipts Enclosed Daniel Stevens Joseph Howell Stevens encloses the duplicate receipts from recent payments made.
April 12, 1799 Expresses Concern about Delivery of Supplies Samuel Hodgdon John Jacob Rivardi Has sent the articles requested in the enclosed invoice. Dealing with complaints of detention, damage, and embezzlement along the route. Requests acknowledgment of receipt. Reports loss of trunk belonging to Mr. Shieffelin while en route. The trunk contained 5 skins for Hodgdon from Dr. Charles Brown. They hope to recover the trunk and seek information. Both Hodgdon and Brown have not heard...
May 11, 1784 Inability to certify a doctor's pay John Pierce Charles McKnight John Pierce encloses a letter to Doctor McKnight indicating his inability to certify the doctor's pay for 1781.
March 27, 1800 Certification of payment; Charles Brown, Surgeon of 1st Regiment Artillerists and Engineers for expenses traveling from Detroit to Philadelphia William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $72 to Charles Brown, Surgeon of 1st Regiment Artillerists and Engineers for expenses for himself and servant traveling from Detroit to Philadelphia.
July 7, 1786 General correspondence Doctor Joseph Savage Thomas Parker Doctor Savage writes Doctor Parker on various matters, including service.
February 12, 1797 Letter Citation Samuel Hodgdon Charles Brown Cited in Brown to Hodgdon, 02/12/1799.
July 18, 1800 Letter Citation Samuel Hodgdon [not available] Cited in Brown to Hodgdon, 08/14/1800.